Basic Pump & Mechanical Seal Training — Bakersfield, CA

R.F. MacDonald Co. services and sells boilers, pumps, composites and accessories for commercial and industrial applications.

Basic Pump Training – Bakersfield

Basic Pump Training   

Boiler and Pump Training


 
Pump TrainingDATE & TIME
May 8-9, 2018
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Both Days
 
LOCATION
Four Points Sheraton
5101 California Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93309
661-325-5057
 
REGISTRATION FEE
$750 – Includes continental breakfast and lunch both days and training materials. Pay with credit card or company PO.
 
OVERVIEW
Basic Pump and Mechanical Seal Training is a two-day class on centrifugal and positive displacement pumps and seal fundamentals, installation, operation and new developments. CWEA & AFE Certified.

PUMPING SYSTEM HYDRAULICS          
• Pumping System
• Capacity (Flow Rate)
• Total Dynamic Head
• Static Head
• Dynamic Head
• Suction Head
• Suction Lift
• NPSHA
• System Curves
• Centrifugal Pump Curves
• Brake Horsepower Correction
• NPSHR
• Vapor Pressure
• Selecting a Pump
• Pump Types and Applications

PUMP & SEAL INSTALLATION                 
• Baseplate selection and installation
• Leveling and Grouting
• Suction and discharge piping
• Valves, strainers, relief valves
• Lubrication
• Alignment
• Start-up
• Seal installation
• NEW Technology

MECHANICAL SEAL CONCEPTS            
• Mechanical Seal Concepts
• Seal Arrangement
• By Design/Arrangement
• Seal Environments
• Seal Failure Analysis

PUMP TYPES
• Centrifugal
• End Suction
• Horizontal Split Case
• Single vs Multi-stage
• Vertical In-Line
• Double Suction
• Diffuser Style
• Submersible
• Column Style
• Self Priming
• Positive Displacement
• Piston
• Sliding Vane
• Rotary Gear
• Progressing Cavity
• Rotary Lobe
• Multi Screw
• Double Acting Diaphragm

FURTHER DETAILS
Anyone seeking a basic working knowledge of boiler room equipment will benefit from this class. This course provides a certificate approved by the CWEA (California Water Environment Association) and the AFE (Association for Facilities Engineering) and the hours can be applied towards the continuing education requirement for re-certification. This workshop will address the minimum state requirements for boiler operators and can be a part of their training to meet those requirements in order to comply with the law.